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Old 3rd September 2012, 11:04
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To test the website without changing the dns record use this method:

Changing the hosts file on your workstation affects only the applications that you run on your workstation, so you can test out the settings for a production side withou affecting any customers. Another psotive side affect is that you can do the test in realtime without having to with for the dns caches to change.
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